How Doctors in Florida Are Protecting Pregnant Women From Zika

How Doctors in Florida Are Protecting Pregnant Women From Zika
Miami ob-gyn Christine Curry has treated about a dozen pregnant women with Zika. Now, she's telling us how it's done. The post How Doctors in Florida Are Protecting Pregnant Women From Zika appeared first on WIRED.

Science Didn’t Make a Great Showing At Either Party’s Convention

A survey of science-related words used at the national conventions shows that neither party was particularly cognizant of science. The post Science Didn’t Make a Great Showing At Either Party’s Convention appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

The Most (And Least) Metal Words Ever, Says Math

The Most (And Least) Metal Words Ever, Says Math

Data scientist Iain Barr wanted to find out what the most—and least—common words were in metal lyrics. So he did the math. Here’s what he found. The post The Most (And Least) Metal Words Ever, Says Math appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

The 10 Best Amazon Echo Skills for Loners

Alexa can do tons of useful stuff, such as eliminate the need for any interpersonal contact. The post The 10 Best Amazon Echo Skills for Loners appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

While You Were Offline: Droppin’ Balloons and Sick Burns All Over the Place

To sum up this week online: Politics! Drake’s dad! Balloons! The post While You Were Offline: Droppin’ Balloons and Sick Burns All Over the Place appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

Facebook Apartments Wont Fix Housing—But They’re a Good Start

Facebook Apartments Wont Fix Housing—But They’re a Good Start

Urban planners and local developers say the units could bring sorely needed housing to the area. The post Facebook Apartments Wont Fix Housing—But They’re a Good Start appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

Microsoft awards hardware startup ENTy the 2016 Imagine Cup

ENTy-pose The festivities have wrapped for Microsoft’s Imagine Cup, a global competition among students and young people to create new software and devices. The winner this year was ENTy, a polished and highly practical hardware solution for tracking posture, helping with diagnosis and possibly treatment of diseases that affect balance. Read More

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Space Photos of the Week: This Starburst Galaxy’s a Real Gas Bag

Space Photos of the Week: This Starburst Galaxy’s a Real Gas Bag

Space photos of the week, July 24—30, 2016. The post Space Photos of the Week: This Starburst Galaxy’s a Real Gas Bag appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

Security News This Week: So, Turns Out WhatsApp Chats Stay Even if You Delete Them

Security News This Week: So, Turns Out WhatsApp Chats Stay Even if You Delete Them

Each Saturday we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless. The post Security News This Week: So, Turns Out WhatsApp Chats Stay Even if You Delete Them appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

Cool Catchphrase, Hillary, but Science Isn’t About Belief

When Hillary Clinton said that she believed in science, she scored a campaign hit, but made it harder for people to understand how science works. The post Cool Catchphrase, Hillary, but Science Isn’t About Belief appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading